CITY LANDING: About West Lafayette

Learn more about the city of West Lafayette by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of West Lafayette will be essential if you are going to consider renting in West Lafayette. You can also view apartments for rent in West Lafayette, IN by clicking the link and search box below.

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West Lafayette Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 5.05%
    10-17: 5.24%
    18-29: 61.28%
    30-39: 6.83%
    40-49: 7.07%
    50-64: 6.70%
    65 & Over: 7.83%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 5.51 sq mi
    Total Population: 29,874
    Population Density Ranking (National): 75th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 90th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 53rd percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 75th percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $25,217
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $89,946
    Median Income Ranking (National): 12th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 8th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 87th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 94th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 29th percentile
    Single: 71st percentile
    Married With Children: 13th percentile
    Married With No Children: 16th percentile
    Single With Children: 2nd percentile
    Single With No Children: 69th percentile
  • Schools  
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 15.83 : 1

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